Houses for Sale in Cities

Old Houses for Sale in Cities

What is it about city life that makes one never want to sleep? If the stuff of your dreams includes stoops, sidewalks and twilight rooftop dinners, take a peek inside some of our favorite urban dwellings currently on the market. From townhouses to pieds-a-terre to palaces in the sky, it’s all inside. DREAM BIG. DREAM TALL.

c. 1751
  • Drakes Branch, Virginia
  • $925,000

Have you ever wanted to own your own piece of history? Now is your chance to own this historical Georgian home, Locust Grove (Circa 1751.) Sit back on one of four beautiful porches enjoying the sounds of two Koi ponds or take a walk down to the large stocked pond on the property. Set on […]

c. 1884
  • Middletown, Delaware
  • $475,000

Located in the heart of growing Middletown, where the many shops and restaurants are a short distance away, a well maintained upgraded Historic property is offered. Historically registered, the grand Victorian originally was constructed in late 1884by a well-known Delawarean, Joseph Biggs . This could be your opportunity to own a piece of history. Recent […]

c. 1918
  • Maitland, Florida
  • $850,000

In the Historic Downtown Maitland District amongst beautiful Lake Catherine, Lake Lily, and Park Lake sit the home of 1061 Cottontail Lane. On over an ACRE, this is a one-of-a-kind opportunity to own a historic property, once the site of The Park House hotel and Maitland Inn with famous visitors including Louisa May Alcott and […]

Step back in time & enjoy this beautifully restored 1905 estate just minutes to Baylor, downtown Dallas and airports. This elegant, fully renovated home has been operating as a B&B but could be a wonderful home. The home features the original leaded glass entry, oak paneling, hand-painted fireplace, curved glass windows & the original wood […]

c. 1890
  • Portland, Oregon
  • $1,495,000

Built in 1890, this stunning Italianate Victorian has been beautifully restored from top to bottom, inside and out! Prime location in the heart of Northwest Portland’s Alphabet District and situated on an oversized lot complete with a grassy yard & an expansive entertaining area. Long driveway with off street parking for 3+ cars. Exquisite care […]

This elegant Federal Colonial Revival single-family home was designed by renowned architect Lois Lily Howe, one of the first women to graduate from MIT’s School of Architecture. This imposing 13 room, 6 bedroom, 4.5 bath residence was built in 1900.  It is superbly located at the gateway of Harvard Square, overlooking the Charles River and […]

c. 1910
  • Sacramento, California
  • $1,250,000

This 1910 Grand Downtown Residence boasts 3284 sq ft, 3 floors, 4 bedrooms and 3.5 baths on a large lot. Perfectly blended Historic and Modern living shows off sun drenched rooms with boxed beam ceilings, dark paneling, hutches, leaded glass, fully restored windows, wood floors, grand scale living and dining rooms, a gourmet kitchen with […]

c. 1908
  • Richmond, Virginia
  • $2,295,000

Located in the sweet spot of Richmond’s Monument Avenue Historic District on a gorgeous block, this grand home has a commanding presence and an undeniably good vibe.  The Colonial Revival style was executed by architect William C. West in 1908 with a bold hand using elements from several classic architecture languages. There are 5 to […]

c. 1840
  • Winston-Salem, North Carolina
  • $1,050,000

Watch the Virtual Tour here! Perfect chance to own the historic charm of 1840…yet reconstructed with every detail in mind! The Charles Cooper house is a national landmark property located in the Historic Old Salem district of downtown Winston Salem. Based on old photography, partially excavated foundation, and tons of research and experience, the Charles […]

c. 1898
  • Chicago , Illinois
  • $1,295,000

Located in the secluded enclave of Castlewood Terrace sits this rare, all-brick, Four Square mansion on a 100×114 lot. Built in 1898 as one of the first model homes on the street, this home still features many of the original design elements, such as the Roman brick exterior, fireplaces, 10 foot ceilings, original woodwork and […]

c. 1938
  • Augusta , Georgia
  • $1,599,000

Seldom does a property of this caliber,located on one of Augusta’s most prestigious brick streets, come up for sale.This historic home built by notable Willis Irvin features 5,100 square feet, 5 bedrooms and a possible 6th bedroom in the 3rd floor walk-up attic space.4 of the 5 bedrooms have en suite bathrooms.Owner’s bedroom suite has […]

c. 1920
  • Columbus, Ohio
  • $314,900

OPEN HOUSE SUNDAY 12-2pm. Welcome home to this beautifully updated and meticulously maintained home with all the characteristics and charm you would expect in Clintonville! There are too many updates to list! This home has 3 beds, 1.5 baths with the hard to find half bath being located on the main level. The wood floors […]

c. 1926
  • Riverside, California
  • $1,125,000

Dramatic, one-of-a kind, spectacular! Finally, a home that reflects you! The Calvert House is a stunning Spanish Mediterranean style Castle built in 1926 by famed architect Henry Jekel. Perched above the street on little Mt Rubidoux, with unobstructed mountain vistas and green belt views. This custom Historic home is full of unique and finely crafted […]

c. 1902
  • Bedford Hills, New York
  • $4,995,000

Iconic Bedford compound set in the coveted Guard Hill estate area: 5 bedroom main house, 3 bedroom guest house, studio apartment, pool, pool house and tennis court – all enveloped by spectacular private land with beautiful mature trees and extensive gardens. Incredible location – less than 5 minutes to train, town, shops and highways. Total […]

c. 1920
  • Bronxville, New York
  • $5,250,000

Perched on one of Bronxville’s most coveted tree-lined streets, 44 Masterton has always been admired as one of the Village’s finest homes. This 1920’s Colonial has been completely renovated with its light-filled, flowing floor plan designed with family-style living in mind. Beautifully-appointed with floor to ceiling windows, French doors, mahogany trim, detailed moldings and top […]

c. 1910
  • Aiken, South Carolina
  • $995,000

Superb opportunity to invest in residential / commercial building on Laurens Street SW – Aiken, South Carolina’s prime downtown thoroughfare for shopping & dining. Currently building offers 3438 sf total and serves a mixed use as downtown commercial retail space with residential living quarters above. Main level 2178 sf commercial retail space features high ceilings, […]

A Downtown De Tonti Square historical one of a kind oasis! Built in 1873, this Italianate Federal townhome with original decorative ironwork has been completely renovated in 2006 and has a great modern floorplan for living as well as entertaining inside and out. Additionally, the property is zoned for B-1 business. Per the seller, the […]

c. 1970
  • Hamden, Connecticut
  • $1,780,000

In the late 1960s, Professor Cornelius Osgood— a curator at the Peabody Museum and a Professor of Anthropology at Yale— cleared four acres at the top of Mill Rock to build himself a modern house: 4500 square feet on nearly four acres with views as far as Long island Sound. Over the next 40 years, […]

c. 1912
  • Aurora, Illinois
  • $264,900

Beautiful home close to downtown Aurora with loads of character and charm but the convenience of major items done for you! Home has been updated but maintains the historic features that so many buyers love. Exterior has been freshly painted in todays colors and a new front door was added giving the home excellent curb […]

Welcome Home to Historical Jasper, come see this completely restored and well maintained 1937 built Home. The Features of this home include an Original front door an added front porch, screened in patio, another open patio, New roof on the House and Garage, New AC System in 2012, New seamless gutters in 2019, New 8×14 […]

c. 1881
  • Burlington, Vermont
  • $2,990,000

Watch the Virtual Tour here! Every once in a while an outstanding Hospitality Property becomes available here in Vermont. This is one of Vermont’s premier establishments. Besides being listed on the National Register of Historic Places, the Inn boasts higher than average occupancy and average daily rate as well as a net operating income to […]

c. 1914
  • Piedmont, California
  • $4,400,000

In the heart of Piedmont, this magnificent Craftsman offers stunning views of the SF Bay & Oakland skyline, and has been beautifully updated and meticulously maintained by its current owners. Masterfully renovated by William Holland, AIA; this stunning home home offers an inviting floor plan w/abundant natural light, an “Insta-worthy” eat-in kitchen opening to stone […]

c. 1904
  • Mobile, Alabama
  • $205,000

Great investment potential here with a wonderful location in the Old Dauphinway Historic District within walking distance of downtown Dauphin Street, the Mardi Gras parade routes, Guncles bakery, & Red or White wine bar!  Currently, this is a duplex with 1,202 sq ft on each apartment floor with each having washer/dryer hookups.  Live in one […]

c. 1919
  • Salem, Oregon
  • $699,900

Dual living w/private entrance to downstairs apartment. This beautiful historical home is close to everything…hospital, Willamette Un, Bush Park, & downtown Salem. Meticulously maintained to preserve its historical character yet up-dated with modern conveniences. Open floor concept w/SS appli, custom cabinets, farmhouse sink, soft close drawers, pullouts, etc. New shelves recently installed in office/front bedroom. […]

c. 1900
  • Nyack, New York
  • $549,000

This delightful village colonial across from the majestic Hudson, features a sparkling river view in the morning light that is a slice of heaven! Circa 1900 farm house, nestled on the banks of the Hudson River Valley and in the heart of Nyack village, has 2 bedrooms 1.5 baths and a spacious open floor plan […]

c. 1925
  • Oakland, California
  • $1,995,000

This exceptional Upper Rockridge traditional circa 1925, is on a true estate sized double parcel. Sited on a gently sloped promontory, the 19,139 sq ft double lot feels private and is surrounded by landscaped grounds, oak trees and a majestic Redwood tree while is also open to views of Mt. Tamalpais, downtown SF, SF bay […]

c. 1926
  • Detroit, Michigan
  • $219,900

Lovingly restored over the last 4 years, this 1920’s stucco & brick tudor is located in the Miller Grove area of NW Detroit! Step inside the arched front entryway & experience the timeless touches: antique period fixtures, natural burning fireplace, vintage picture rail molding & beautifully restored woodwork throughout – hardwood flooring, main staircase banister & spindles, […]

c. 1952
  • Phoenix, Arizona
  • $389,900

Time capsule ‘52 brick mid-century ranch on .4-acre, corner, N/S lot with flood irrigation available. Sprawling lawns, mature landscape + palm-lined street. Got toys? Detached 2-car garage presents endless possibilities + 2-car carport + slab parking. NO HOA. Historic features have been preserved: all original doors, lights & built-ins with polished concrete floors. Eat-in kitchen […]

c. 1856
  • Fremont, California
  • $11,500,000

Altered Greek Revival built in 1850s on 2.04 acres. Property is bordered by a modern hand-built wrought iron fence and the grounds are screened from the street by a thick growth of hedges and trees. Formal landscaping around the house includes a variety of trees (palms, firs, pines, pepper) in addition to ground covers, shrubs, […]

c. 1911
  • Orlando, Florida
  • $1,099,000

Circa 1911 Four Square in Orlando, Florida Original home of the Cahoon Family, who overfished the local lakes and put themselves out of business acquiring the main ingredient for their turtle soup – freshwater turtles! The owner’s of this property worked tirelessly over the past 10 years to remove and reconfigure former renovations that took […]

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